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amend
means to carry out the laws passed by Congress.
impeach
means if the President does something wrong the legislative branch can do this
executive branch
carries out laws passed by Congress
federalism
sharing power between the states and the federal government
overide
a two-thirds of both houses can do this to the President's veto
separation of powers
a system that gives each branch of government its on duties
checkd and balances
used to prevent on government branch from abusing power
electorial college
a group responsible for electing the President and the Vice-President
due process
protection of citizens brought to trial
legislative branch
the part of government responsible for passing laws
amend
means to carry out the laws passed by Congress.
impeach
means if the President does something wrong the legislative branch can do this
executive branch
carries out laws passed by Congress
federalism
sharing power between the states and the federal government
overide
a two-thirds of both houses can do this to the President's veto
separation of powers
a system that gives each branch of government its on duties
checkd and balances
used to prevent on government branch from abusing power
electorial college
a group responsible for electing the President and the Vice-President
due process
protection of citizens brought to trial
legislative branch
the part of government responsible for passing laws